Int’l Calendar

Aug
12
Wed
2020
AIFBD 2020 Congress (Association Internationale Francophone des Bibliothécaires et Documentalistes)
Aug 12 – Aug 13 all-day

“L’accès à l’information au cœur du développement socioéconomique : plaidoyer pour les Bibliothèques”

Aug
15
Sat
2020
IFLA World Library and Information Congress [Cancelled]
Aug 15 – Aug 21 all-day

Cancelled.

“Inspire, Engage, Enable, Connect.” The IFLA Law Libraries Section and the Copyright and Other Legal Matters Advisory Committee will be hosting a session titled “Libraries and Public Rights to the Law: International Perspectives on Barriers to Free Legal Information.” This program will explore how restrictive use policies affect the public’s ability to publicly access the law and libraries’ abilities to share law and preserve it.

Aug
23
Sun
2020
International Law Association 79th Biennial Conference [Postponed] @ Kyoto International Conference Center
Aug 23 – Aug 27 all-day

Rescheduled to December 2020 as a virtual conference.

“Bridging for the Future.”

Sep
15
Tue
2020
Biblioteche E Sviluppo Sostenible @ Palazzo delle Stelline
Sep 15 – Sep 16 all-day

“Azioni, Strategie, Indicatori, Impatto.” Conference on Libraries and Sustainable Development. Libraries are not limited to pursuing objectives that guarantee their sustainability, but are proposed as active agents capable of promoting the sustainable development of society at all levels.

LVI Conference 2020 (Law Via the Internet) [Postponed] @ Institute of Advanced Legal Studies
Sep 15 – Sep 16 all-day

Postponed to September 2021.

“Legal Information and Access to Justice.” The programme will deal with some of the latest issues in legal information and technology in support of access to justice.

Sep
21
Mon
2020
European Conference on Information Literacy (ECIL) [Postponed] @ University of Bamberg
Sep 21 all-day

Postponed to September 2021.

“Information Literacy in a Post-Truth Era.” Conference topics include fake news and alternative facts, post-truth politics, critical thinking, and information literacy education.

Sep
22
Tue
2020
2020 Law via the Internet
Sep 22 – Sep 23 all-day

“Free Access to Law in a Changing Landscape.” Recent developments, resiliency of free access to law projects in times of great uncertainty, and the value of the Free Access to Law Movement in times of crisis.Opening keynote speaker is novelist and technology activist Cory Doctorow.

Sep
23
Wed
2020
2020 ALLA Conference (Australian Law Librarians’ Association) [Postponed]
Sep 23 – Sep 25 all-day

Postponed to September 2021.

Sep
29
Tue
2020
Eurasian Academic Libraries Conference 2020 @ Nazarbayev University
Sep 29 – Oct 2 all-day

“Alive to Changes: Engage. Embrace. Ensure.” A range of special workshops and lightning talks aim to attract participants on issues of future-ready libraries and library professionals.

Oct
4
Sun
2020
39th Annual Course, International Association of Law Libraries (IALL) [Cancelled]
Oct 4 – Oct 7 all-day

Cancelled, rescheduled to 2021.

“The Triptych: National, European and International Law, the French Way.” Programs include introductions to French law, the French legal concept of laïcité, intellectual property law in France, and a pre-conference workshop on French law online.